James Cameron

James Cameron

Director of 'The Terminator' (1984)
James Cameron is one of the most successful people in the movie industry. A large part of his success is due to Titanic, still today the biggest selling film that has ever been released as well as a string of large budget, large popularity movies which have left their mark on Hollywood.Born on Ontario, Canada in Augst 16, 1954, he got into movies from a young age with one of his favorite movies being Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. In 1971, he moved to Souther California where we went off to study physics. After graduation he decided to move into the film industry.Cameraon was soon fired by Roger Corman as a model maker but soon he was climbing up the vine making his directorial debute with Piranha 2: The Spawning. Luckily the film was so bad it inspired him to make The Terminator (1984). This created a wave through holloywood and followed this up with Rambo: First Blood Part II and Aliens. He later produced The Abyss which won him an Oscar for Best Special Effects.In 1991 he wrote, produced and directed Terminator 2: Judgement Day followed by several other movies although these did not achieve similar success until in 1997, he produced Titanic, which despite costing over 200 million dolloars, it remains one of the most successful movies of all time, with over 600 million dollars in the U.S., 14 Oscar nominations and 11 Oscars.Source: jamescameron.celebstate.com
The film industry is about saying 'no' to people, and inherently you cannot take 'no' for an answer.More James Cameron quotes [09/25/2011 03:09:36]
I was always fascinated by engineering. Maybe it was an attempt maybe to get my father's respect or interest, or maybe it was just a genetic love of technology, but I was always trying to build things.More James Cameron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What are you gonna do, talk the alien to death?More James Cameron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The nation that leads in renewable energy will be the nation that leads the world.More James Cameron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I love it when I have a nightmare to me that means I got my money's worth out of that eight hoursMore James Cameron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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